GORGEOUS Lives

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Rowan Pelling’s The Amorist Magazine on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

07 Apr 2017

Rowan Pelling’s The Amorist Magazine Rowan talks to Josephine about The Amorist magazine which is a romantic, witty and discursive erotic magazine – a flirtatious conversation, designed to appeal to women & men. Launching on April 26 2017. Special offer 6 issues for £6 http://www.theamorist.co.uk/pages/subscribe http://www.theamorist.co.uk/ Follow: @amorist_the   Brought to you by RADIO GORGEOUS…

Meg Mathews talks Menopause on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

Meg Mathews talks Menopause on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke Meg Mathews comes back onto Radio Gorgeous and talks to Josephine about diet, exercise and the menopause. Follow Meg: https://twitter.com/MegMathews @MegMathews #menopause #exercise #vegan In association with http://henpicked.net/ Love Radio Gorgeous? Sign up for Gorgeous Mail: http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Archaeology Sea Trust CEO Jessica Berry on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

Jessica Berry CEO and founder of MAST talks to Josephine about HMS Invincible 1744 which was found  twenty years and is about to be excavated, all organised by Jessica.  Jessica wants the public to get involved, why not try her diving course and dig in the deep?  #maritimearchaeology #martimehistory #scuba #diving Follow: @MASTArchaeology Website: http://www.thisismast.org/…

Tracy Tynan WEAR & TEAR: The Threads of My Life GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

30 Mar 2017

Tracy Tynan WEAR & TEAR: The Threads of My Life GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke Tracy Tynan HOLLYWOOD Costume Designer talks to Josephine about her bohemian, alcohol fuelled upbringing with her wild self obsessed parents Kenneth Tynan, theatre critic and Elaine Dundy, author her parents. Tracy finds solace through her love of clothes which leads to…

Llama Sutra Melanie Whipman Short Stories AUTHOR with Donna Freed

28 Mar 2017

Melanie Whipman Short Stories AUTHOR OF THE WEEK with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous Melanie Whipman’s Llama Sutra has been long-listed for the UK’s only short story collection prize: the Edge Hill Prize. The characters are vivid, the stories playful and cover a number of genres. Melanie also offers a range of writing services from…

Stay With Me AYOBAMI ADEBAYO Author of the Week on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

19 Mar 2017

Stay With Me AYOBAMI ADEBAYO on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke Long listed by the Bailey’s Prize for fiction 2017 Ayobami’s first novel was also noticed and championed by the great Margaret Atwood.  #nigeria #fiction #baileysprize Follow: @ayobamiadebayo LOVE podcasts? Never miss one: sign up at  http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/ Or follow https://www.instagram.com/radio_gorgeous/

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy CLARE MORFIN Gorgeous Food & Drink with Nicki Bannerman

10 Mar 2017

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy CLARE MORFIN Gorgeous Food & Drink with Nicki Bannerman  Award winning blogger Clare Morfin talks to Nicki  about how she has gone from food lover to superstar cook and life style blogger. Expect fabulous food and lifestyle tips abound.  http://www.easypeasy-lemonsqueezy.co.uk/ #easypeasylemonsqueezy  Follow: https://twitter.com/ClareEPLS @ClareEPLS  https://www.instagram.com/clareepls/ LOVE it? Love us at www.radiogorgeous.com 

Cynthia Corbett Gallery & Young Masters Competition OPEN to ALL ARTISTS on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

Cynthia Corbett Gallery & Young Masters Competition: OPEN to ALL ARTISTS on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke Josephine went down to Battersea Affordable Art Fair to meet up with ex international economist turned art dealer the effervescent Cynthia Corbett. You don’t need to be super rich to buy art from the art fair you can…

themodeledit.com Mrs V gives us style & fashion advice on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

09 Mar 2017

themodeledit.com Mrs V gives us style, fashion & culture on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  Style on the go, dashing ex model Vanessa – Mrs V takes us on a whirlwind tour of The V&A’s fashion exhibition while she tells us how to have youth enhancing style – yes please!  Sign up to gorgeous Vanessa’s…

The Mother of Darkness Venetia Welby with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous AUTHOR of the Week

08 Mar 2017

The Mother of Darkness Venetia Welby with Donna Freed  AUTHOR OF THE WEEK on Radio Gorgeous The Mother of Darkness : How a messiah is born in the last of the seedy Soho streets Venetia Welby with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous A Radio Gorgeous exclusive: the first interview with explosive debut author Venetia Welby,…

Terms & Conditions Life in Girls’ Boarding Schools 1939-1979 by Ysenda Maxtone Graham

02 Mar 2017

Terms & Conditions Life in Girls’ Boarding Schools 1939-1979 by Ysenda Maxtone Graham Lashings of jolly japes, inedible food, schoolgirl crushes… but no education! A captivating book reveals what really used to happen at girls’ boarding schools. Author Ysenda Maxtone Graham tells us about her bestselling book; Terms & Conditions Life in Girls’ Boarding Schools…

Larchfield by POET Polly Clark Sainsbury’s Mag Book Choice with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

01 Mar 2017

Larchfield by POET Polly Clark Sainsbury’s Mag Book Choice with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous Poet Polly Clark turned to fiction to tell the story of WH Auden’s time in Helensburgh on the west coast of Scotland teaching at a boy’s school and a struggling new mother in the still repressive town 80 years later. https://pollyclark.co.uk/…

Henpicked & Hot Flushes Meet Deborah Garlick GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

21 Feb 2017

Henpicked & Hot Flushes Meet Deborah Garlick GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  HENPICKED Wisdom for Women Deborah lives in Nottingham and was Head of Communications for a large corporate business. She realised then they way women of today communicate is online; we love our friendships and advice but instead of chatting over…

From Yellow Star to Pop Star Dorit Oliver Wolff GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

20 Feb 2017

From Yellow Star to Pop Star Dorit Oliver Wolff GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke I went all the way to Eastbourne to meet a woman who has led the most extraordinary life imaginable and it is all true. She is Dorit Oliver Wolf, and the the name of her memoir is FROM YELLOW STAR to…

THE WILD OTHER by Clover Stroud A Memoir on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

16 Feb 2017

The Wild Other by Clover Stroud – A Memoir on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed Clover’s country idyll of a childhood was shattered at 16 when her mother suffered a massive brain injury. She was propelled into a life of free fall adventure but also recreated the circumstances of her own upbringing for her 5…

Sophie Kinsella My Not So Perfect Life QUEEN OF COMEDY FICTION on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

15 Feb 2017

Sophie Kinsella My Not So Perfect Life AUTHOR OF THE WEEK with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous Appearances, especially on social media, are frequently deceiving. Sophie’s protagonist, Katie, comes to embrace her imperfect life through some bumbling mishaps. Sophie discusses finding her own voice and her evolution as a writer.  http://www.sophiekinsella.co.uk/ Follow: https://www.facebook.com/SophieKinsellaOfficial Twitter: @KinsellaSophie  Sign up…

Xufei Yang Chinese Classical Guitar on GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

11 Feb 2017

Xufei Yang Chinese Classical Guitar on GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke Fei talks to Josephine about being an original in every way. Nobody else played guitar growing up in China and now no one else fuses classical guitar with Brazilian music. Fei talks about her life as an international classical musician living in the UK. …

FEMINIST FIGHT CLUB Jessica Bennett with AMANDA RUIZ Gorgeous Lives

06 Feb 2017

FEMINIST FIGHT CLUB Jessica Bennett with AMANDA RUIZ Gorgeous Lives Jessica Bennett is Amanda’s new true heroine and she is her self confessed English stalker – Instagram and Facebook has never been so scoured!Jessica is the author of the life changing book Feminist Fight Club as well as a writer for the New York Times.  Having…

Sheena Kamal Eyes Like Mine DARK FEMALE LED THRILLER on Radio Gorgeous

Sheena Kamal Eyes Like Mine Author of the Week with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous For fans of dark, female led thrillers like The Girl With The Dragon Tatoo, Sheena Kamal’s debut Eyes Like Mine is deliciously dark. Set in Canada – currently seen as an example of liberal democracy – Kamal invites a conversation…

Searching for your parents? THE DOLL FUNERAL Kate Hamer SAINSBURY’S MAG Book Choice on RADIO GORGEOUS

01 Feb 2017

Searching for your parents? THE DOLL FUNERAL Kate Hamer a Sainsbury’s Magazine Book Choice with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous As with her previous novel, The Girl in the Red Coat, there are paranormal elements to The Doll Funeral that weave and whirl around Ruby as she searches for her birth parents. Hamer explores family…

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